Violence: Getting Grounded in an Ungrounded World

•    Police are gunning down black men. •    Shooters are gunning down police. •    Rapists are being set free. •    Rape victims are told to keep knees together. •    Political supporters are chanting “build the wall” and punching those who disagree with their views. •    A presidential candidate calls a woman a fat pig and […]

The Standford Rape and Rape Culture

On January 17, 2016, Stanford University student Brock Turner was caught–in the act–of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. Two graduate students on bikes happened by a dumpster where they saw Turner on top of his victim’s unconscious body; he was “humping” her at the time. Turner ran, but the graduate students tackled him and called […]

An Open Letter to Men: A Glimpse into One Aspect of the Lives of Women

Just as women can never truly know what it’s like to walk in the world as a man, it is also true that men can never truly know what it’s like to walk in the world as a woman. This post is a small glimpse into one aspect of the lives of women that we […]